FIGURE 7.15. Amount of dexamethasone released from hydrogel without being incorporated into nanoparticles, from free nanoparticles, and from nanoparticles encapsulated into a hydrogel.

FIGURE 7.15

Amount of dexamethasone released from hydrogel without being incorporated into nanoparticles, from free nanoparticles, and from nanoparticles encapsulated into a hydrogel. (Adapted from Kim, D. H. et al., Biomaterials 27(15), 3031–3037, 2006. With permission.)

From: Chapter 7, Soft, Fuzzy, and Bioactive Conducting Polymers for Improving the Chronic Performance of Neural Prosthetic Devices

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